The Halifax Mural Festival is Returning to Quinpool Road
We are very excited that the Halifax Mural Festival is coming back to Quinpool Road!! This summer, from Monday, July 3 to Sunday, July 9, artists from near and far will once again call Quinpool home as they bring their creative visions to life! During the week, drop by and take a stroll along Quinpool and catch the artists at work and you might even get a chance to chat with the artists!
Wondering where you will find these great works of art that will be Coming to Life? Take a look at the list below and click on their name to see more of their work!
Electrical box at the corner of Quinpool & Queen – Craig Baltzer
Sir Charles Tupper Elementary School – John McPartland
East Peak/Oxford Taproom – Jake Seibert
East Peak/Oxford Taproom – Thomas Evans
Lee’s Nails – Laura Forrester
Brewery by Quinn’s – Anya Kaz
Food & Nutrition – Emily Elisabeth
Ben’s Bakery – Little Brummie
Ben’s Bakery – Maxwell
Halifax Common Skatepark – Swade Owens
Oddfellows Barbershop – Christensen Creaser
Ben’s Bakery – Oscar Prescesky
Electrical Box – Cogswell Park – Lorne Julien
Ben’s Bakery – Boris Biberdzic
Additional Events Taking Place during the Halifax Mural Festival
Opening Day Skate Jam – UPDATE – New Location due to the weather
Monday, July 3rd from 1:00pm to 5:00pm.
ProSkates, 6451 Quinpool Road
Everyone is invited to join ProSkates and Red Bull for an afternoon of skateboarding, live music, and sampling. Skateboarder TJ Rogers will be on site as well as local artist Swade Owens who will be painting live during the Jam.
Artsy Fartsy Paint Night
Wednesday, July 5th from 6:00pm to 8:00 pm
The Brewery by Quinn’s
Always wanted to try painting? Here’s your chance! Absolutely no experience necessary! All ages and abilities are welcome. Register Here.
Thursday, July 6th from 7:30pm to 9:00pm
The Oxford Taproom
Chat with festival artists Kristen DePalma, Jordan Bennet and Detour. Art prints and official merchandise will be available to purchase.
BIG REVEAL DAY
And, on Saturday, July 8, 11am to 3pm, Quinpool Road will host the BIG REVEAL DAY! If you would rather wait to see the murals completed (no sneak peek), then this is the day to visit Quinpool as there will also be activities taking place all along Quinpool Road. Live Music, Entertainment, Games, Sidewalk Sales and more! LEARN MORE